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Designed to fit perfectly after anticipated shrinkage.‘a shrink-fit chuck’
- ‘The use of highly precise shrink-fit tools has eliminated some secondary processes and increased tool life by 30% to 40%.’
- ‘In order to achieve the best possible shrink fit connection, a grease free socket and shank is necessary’
- ‘The shrink-fit toolholder's ability to grip the entire tool shaft also contributes to the assembly's rigidity.’
- ‘The shrink-fit induction heating device is the second generation model of the company's shrink-fit technology.’
A system that uses shrink-fit parts or fittings.
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